Frosty Fire Dianthus
The Dianthus ‘Frosty Fire’, Dianthus x allwoodii, is a wonderful double red flowered Dianthus. With its grassy blue-gray foliage and profuse blooming time, ‘Frosty Fire’ is one not to miss. Dianthus ‘Frosty Fire’ has a plant spread of 8-12” and a height of 6”. Dianthus will bloom from mid summer to early fall. In order for a longer bloom time, deadhead the blooms continuously throughout the summer.
Dianthus needs a sunny site with well-drained soil, but will tolerate some shade in the afternoon and humidity. These fragrant, spicy dove like flowers look wonderful as a border plant, rock gardens, along walks or paths, for edging and a definite in cottage gardens.
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Dianthus x allwoodii|
|Mature Height||6 inches|
|Mature Spread||8 - 12 inches|
|Soil Type||Normal to Sandy|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|